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per·i·o·don·tal

 (pĕr′ē-ə-dŏn′tl)
adj.
1. Surrounding or encasing a tooth: a periodontal ligament.
2. Relating to or affecting tissue and structures surrounding and supporting the teeth.

per′i·o·don′tal·ly adv.

periodontal

(ˌpɛrɪəˈdɒntəl)
adj
(Dentistry) of, denoting, or affecting the gums and other tissues surrounding the teeth: periodontal disease.

per•i•o•don•tal

(ˌpɛr i əˈdɒn tl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to the periodontium or the periodontal membrane.
2. of or pertaining to periodontics.
3. surrounding or associated with a tooth.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.periodontal - of or relating to or involving or practicing periodontics; "periodontal disease"
Translations
parodontal

periodontal

[perɪˈdɒntl] ADJperiodontal

per·i·o·don·tal

a. periodontal, localizado alrededor de un diente.

periodontal

adj periodontal
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All assessments were carried out using the Williams periodontal probe. The definition of periodontitis used in this study was proposed by a work group with representatives from both the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Periodontology [10].
Full-mouth periodontal assessment was carried out at six sites per tooth using North-Carolina-15 periodontal probe (Hu-Friedy, Chicago, IL, USA.) by a single calibrated examiner.
Periodontal probing was evaluated preoperatively and at the follow-ups using a periodontal probe (Colorvue Tip, Hu-Friedy, Leimen, Germany).
The intra-examiner reproducibility of the researcher for CPI measurements was evaluated with a manual periodontal probe, and the interclass correlation coefficient was 88%.
All these measurements were achieved using a periodontal probe (PQW7; Williams, Hu Friedy, Chicago, USA).
Pocket depth (PD) measurements were obtained by using William's periodontal probe. The PD was measured from the free gingival margin to the base of the pocket.
Gingival Recession: Measured in millimeters by periodontal probe from the cement-enamel junction (CEJ) to gingival margin according to the classification of Miller's (1985).2,12
Contract awarded for Req 17-218882 calibrated periodontal probe with color code.
Periodontal examination was performed using a computerized periodontal probe (Florida PROBE[R] version 9.
Participants underwent a full-mouth clinical periodontal examination at six sites per tooth (third molars were excluded) carried out by two calibrated dentists using a manual periodontal probe with Williams markings and a tip diameter of 0.45mm.

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